Uncivilized vs Incivilization - What's the difference?

uncivilized | incivilization |


As an adjective uncivilized

is crude, barbarous, wild, uncultured.

As a noun incivilization is

the state of being uncivilized; barbarism.

uncivilized

English

Alternative forms

* uncivilised

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Crude, barbarous, wild, uncultured.
  • Used to describe people who display a marked lack of manners as defined by a given culture.
  • Used to describe behaviours deemed savage or inappropriate.
  • incivilization

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The state of being uncivilized; barbarism.
  • (Webster 1913)